Master of Industrial Design Industrial Design
2014 - 2017
I attended the Pratt Institute's Master of Industrial Design program and graduated in the Spring of 2017. Much of my work was focused on organic forms and bringing play into design. As part of this program I participated in a collaboration with the Instituto Superior de Diseño (ISDi) in Havana, Cuba developing designs for communities with limited resources and in a design competition hosted by Areaware and Pratt which was exhibited at Wanted Design NYC in 2015. I also received the Alexander J. Kostellow Fellowship in 2016-2017 and graduated with Distinction.
Permaculture Design Certificate Urban Permaculture Design
Milkwood Permaculture Insitute
2013 - 2013
In 2013 I went to Tasmania, Australia and took an Urban Permaculture Design Certificate course with the Milkwood Permaculture Institute.
Certified Massage Therapist Massage & Holistic Healing
The World School of Massage
2008 - 2009
I attended the World School of Massage where I went through all of their programs in entirety.
Bachelor of Arts Fine Art
University of California, Santa Cruz
2002 - 2007
I attended the University of California, Santa Cruz where I studied Fine Art, concentrating on Sculpture. As part of this program I received the Porter Undergraduate Artist Fellowship in 2007.